China Bars Professor From Attending Conference in U.S.
March 26, 2010

China has barred a literature professor at the Beijing Film Academy from traveling to the United States to attend meetings of the Association for Asian Studies, the Associated Press reported. Cui Weiping had a U.S. visa, but was blocked from leaving with no official reason given. She believes that she is being punished for Twitter posts expressing outrage at the jailing of a political activist, and her speaking out about the anniversary of the Tiananmen democracy protests.


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